There are 9 ways to get from Toronto to Montreal by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Montréal VIA Rail

$50 - $170

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus Canada  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Montreal 3 stops / ...

$30 - $50

7 alternative options

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON 5352 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ 5846 / 5847 / ...

$42 - $103

Drive  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Montreal 338.3 miles

$45 - $65

Fly Toronto Island to Montreal  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Montreal (YUL) YTZ - YUL

$94 - $353

Fly Toronto to Montreal  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Montreal (YUL) YYZ - YUL

$86 - $320

Fly Toronto Island to Montreal St. Hubert  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Montreal St. Hubert (YHU) YTZ - YHU

$408 - $1,108

Fly Toronto Island to Ottawa, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Toronto Island (YTZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YTZ - YOW
  2. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal

$122 - $413

Fly Toronto to Ottawa, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Ottawa (YOW) YYZ - YOW
  2. Take the train from Ottawa to Montréal

$129 - $400

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Montreal is to bus which costs $45 - $65 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Montreal is to fly which costs $120 - $470 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Toronto and Montreal is 503 km. The road distance is 541.3 km.

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The train from Toronto to Montréal takes 4 h 54 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Montreal. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Toronto and arriving at Montréal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Montreal, QC, Canada?

VIA Rail operates a train from Toronto to Montreal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $50 - $170 and the journey takes 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, Megabus Canada operates a bus from Toronto to Montreal every 3 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Toronto Island to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal via La Macaza
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Toronto Island to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Toronto to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Toronto to Montreal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $2,900
Pascan Aviation
Website
pascan.com
Flights from Toronto Island to Montreal St. Hubert
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Montréal
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $70
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
Train from Ottawa to Montréal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $85
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Ottawa, ON
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$40 - $65
Refundable
$45 - $70
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Montreal, PQ
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$16 - $23
Online Fare
$19 - $35
Standard Fare
$28 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $50

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